MANHATTAN (KSNT) – A California man has been arrested in Manhattan for falsely reporting a fire.
Thirty-seven-year-old Gordon Nash of Clovis, California was arrested in the 1800 block of College Avenue around 11 AM Monday. He was taken to the Riley County Jail where he remained behind bars as of Tuesday morning. Police say he knowingly made a false report about an alleged active fire. They later learned it was a lie. Officers found he knew it was knowingly false information at the time Nash reportedly called the information in.
Bond is set at $1,000.